Gritzmacher Family History

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Gritzmacher Name Meaning

Altered spelling of South German Grützmacher (see Gruetzmacher).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Grutzmacher, Gruetzmacher, Rothacker, Ritchey, Britcher, Rademacher

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Gritzmacher Family Origin

Where is the Gritzmacher family from?

Gritzmacher Family Occupations

What did your Gritzmacher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Harness Maker, Captain Of Police and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gritzmacher. A less common occupation for the Gritzmacher family was Farmer. The most common Gritzmacher occupation in the USA was Harness Maker. 29% of Gritzmacher's were Harness Makers.

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  • Harness Maker

    29%
  • Captain Of Police

    14%
  • Cigar Maker

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gritzmacher ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Gritzmacher Historical Records

What Gritzmacher family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gritzmacher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gritzmacher census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Gritzmacher. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Gritzmacher. For the veterans among your Gritzmacher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gritzmacher Life Expectancy

What is the average Gritzmacher lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Gritzmacher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Gritzmacher in 1958 was 52, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gritzmacher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gritzmacher ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Gritzmacher Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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